The assessment of a different year and the challenges for the next. Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank I am writing this article a few hours after the last meeting of the year of the Executive Board of FONPLATA – Development Bank, in which we usually review the...
Juan E. Notaro Executive President of FONPLATA – Development Bank What does it take for 450 public development banks from around the world to establish a global alliance? One could say: a pandemic, a looming world-economic crisis, and the already impossible to ignore impact of climate change...
To be effective, social and economic action must be gender focused Juan E. Notaro FONPLATA Executive President The worldwide spread of COVID-19 has affected women more severely than men, especially in Latin America, where they work mainly in the informal sector of the economy. “Women earn less, save...
Development banks are trying to reach global commitments so that prosperity is no longer a mere promise. Juan E. Notaro FONPLATA Executive President There is a group of institutions in the world whose assets represent more than twice the amount of money needed to buy Apple, Microsoft, Alphabet...
Juan E. Notaro FONPLATA Executive President Actions taken to overcome the negative economic effects of the COVID-19 should avoid the return to commodity dependence The governments of Latin America maintain their action to slowdown the spread of the COVID-19 in the region. While health-care...